Photos From MLK Day of Action, Resistance & Empowerment March

An estimated 1,500 protesters took to the streets of Center City today.

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Today, an estimated 1,500 protesters marched in Center City as part of the MLK Day of Action, Resistance & Empowerment March. Its stated goals were:

1) An end to the use of “Stop and Frisk” and an Independent Police Review Board that is fully empowered and funded

2) A $15 per hour minimum wage and the right to form unions

3) A fully funded, democratically controlled local school system.

Joel Mathis was on the scene taking pictures of the march in progress. See his photos after the jump.